Department Head

Cyrus, J. P., BSc (ENG) (UWI), MASc, PhD (TUNS), PEng

Professor Emeritus

Das, B., BScEng (Banaras), MSc, PhD (North Carolina State), FIIE, FHFES, FIEE, CEng, PEng. Industrial ergonomics, workstation design, human strength measurement, anthropometric modelling, equipment and hand tool design  


Pelot, R., BASc (Ottawa), MASc (Alberta), PhD (Waterloo), PEng, Co-Op Advisor. Risk Analysis, maritime applications, safety and security, environmental modelling
Diallo, C., BEng, MSc, PhD (Laval), PEng. Maintenance 4.0, Sustainability engineering, Cyber-physical systems, Closed-loop supply chains, Planning and scheduling
Vanberkel, P., BEng, MASc (Dalhousie), PhD (Twente), PEng. Operation research, healthcare, simulation stochastic models
Venkatadri, U., BTech (IT-BHU), MS (Clemson), PhD (Purdue), PEng

Associate Professors

Blake, J., BASc, PhD (Toronto), PEng. Industrial Engineering, operational research, health application simulation, graduate advisor
Cyrus, J. P., BSc (ENG) (UWI), MASc, PhD (TUNS), PEng. Vehicle routing and scheduling
Ghasemi, A., BSc, MSc, PhD (Montreal), PEng. Reliability, condition-based maintenance, asset management, planning and scheduling, dynamic programming and stochastic optimization, simulation, undergraduate advisor

Assistant Professors

Goerlandt, F., BSc (UGent), MSc (UGent), MSc (UAntwerpen), DSc (Aalto). Risk analysis and management, safety management, marine technology, marine transportation, emergency response, validation
Kamal, N., BSc (UCalgary), MASc (UBC), PhD (UBC). Health care improvement, health systems, data visualization, Stroke, implementation science, knowledge translation
Saif, A., BSc (Alexandria), MBA (NYIT), MSc (Masdar Institute), PhD (Waterloo). Stochastic optimization, supply chain management, hybrid renewable energy systems. Graduate Coordinator
Afshari, H., BSc (Yazd University), MBA (IMI), MSc (AUT), PhD (UM), P.Eng


Flemming, S., BSc (UPEI), BEng (Dalhousie), MASc (Toronto), PEng
Dewis, C., BSc (UNB), MSc (UNB), PhD (Dalhousie), EIT


Carter, A., MD (Western Ontario), MPH (Yale). (Cross appointed with Emergency Medicine)
Chen, J., BSc (Beihang), MSc (Beijing IT), PhD (Western Ontario). Customer returns, supply chain management,revenue management, pricing, game theory (Cross appointed with Rowe School of Business)
Johnston, C. R., BSc, MSc (Alberta), PhD (Calgary). Cardiovascular fluid mechanics, design engineering, sports engineering. (Cross appointed with Mechanical Engineering)
Neyedli, H., BSc (Dalhousie), MASc, PhD (Toronto). Motor control, neurofeedback, human factors, ergonomics, interface design, combat identification, human-automation interaction (Cross appointed with Heath and Human Performance)
Nguyen-Quang, T.,BSc, MSc (National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble), PhD (Univ of Montreal and Mechanical Institute of Marseille), Transport Phenomenon, Natural patterns and Complex systems, Biological systems Modelling (cross-listed with Agriculture)
Ülkü, M.A., BSc (Bilkent), MSc (Çukurova), PhD (Waterloo). Theoretical modeling of service and manufacturing systems, practical logistics policies for green supply chains, behavioural issues in operations management, sustainable consumption, mathematical modeling of societal problems. (Cross appointed with Rowe School of Business)

Adjunct Professors

Black, N., BASc (Waterloo), MASc (TUNS), PhD (UNB), PEng. (Univ of Moncton). Ergonomics, musculoskeletal injury prevention, human biomechanical modelling, design for physicaldisabilities, work study
Comeau, J., BSc, MSc (Moncton), PhD (Dalhousie). Approximate optimization models, optimization in forestry, production management, inventory management
Khatab, A., MSc, PhD, HDR, Reliability, Maintenance, production, Life-cycle engineering, Sustainability.
Sandblom, C. L., Fil.Kand., Fil.Mag. (Lund), PhD (Birm), Modelling and optimization of linear, nonlinear and stochastic systems
Sarhadi, H., BSc (Iran University of Science and Technology), MSc (Bu-Ali Sina University), PhD (Memorial). Transportation Planning, Scheduling, Railway Optimization
Taghavi, M., BSc (Amir Kabir), MSc (Sharif), PhD (McMaster). Applications of Operations Research in Healthcare, Stochastic Optimization

Adjunct Retired

Barzilai, J., BSc, MSc, DSc, (Technion). Measurement theory, decision analysis, optimization

Department Secretary

Parker, T.

Industrial Engineering Technician

MacNeil, A., P.Eng